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Govt: Host gay wedding or pay $13,000 fine

The Heritage Foundation’s Daily Signal reports the following:

The New York State Division of Human Rights doesn??t see things this way. On August 8, it fined Cynthia and Robert Gifford $13,000 for acting on their belief that marriage is the union of a man and woman and thus declining to rent out their family farm for a same-sex wedding celebration. The Human Rights Commission ruled that ??the nature and circumstances of the [Giffords??s] violation of the Human Rights Law also warrants a penalty.?

This is coercive big government run amok.

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Govt: Host gay wedding or pay $13,000 fine

The Heritage Foundation’s Daily Signal reports the following:

The New York State Division of Human Rights doesn’t see things this way. On August 8, it fined Cynthia and Robert Gifford $13,000 for acting on their belief that marriage is the union of a man and woman and thus declining to rent out their family farm for a same-sex wedding celebration. The Human Rights Commission ruled that “the nature and circumstances of the [Giffords’s] violation of the Human Rights Law also warrants a penalty.”

This is coercive big government run amok.

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